LINCOLN - Claude E. Allen, 87, of Lincoln died Sunday, Oct. 22, 2006, at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln.
He was born Oct. 3, 1919, in Mason City, the son of William Att and Ollie Mae Hutchinson Allen. He married Lois Lines in 1946 in Lincoln, Marilyn Horney in 1973 in Lincoln, Evelyn McGee in 1987 in Lincoln and Lois Lines Louck in 2001 in Springfield, Tenn. A daughter, Frances, preceded him in death.
Mr. Allen was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, serving in the Pacific. He retired as a supervisor from Pittsburg Plate Glass Co. in Lincoln in 1982 after 26 years. He was a life member of VFW Post 1756, American Legion 263, AMVETS 71 and Disabled American Veterans.
Survivors: wife, Lois; daughter, Carol (husband, Loren) Schauer of Lincoln; son, Melvin (wife, Judy) Allen of Las Vegas; five grandchildren; a stepgrandchild; nine great-grandchildren; two step-great-grandchildren; and sister, Maude Louise Erby of Lincoln.
Services: 10 a.m. Thursday, Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home, Lincoln, Robert Twist officiating. Burial: Zion Cemetery, Lincoln.